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That Little Wine Bar

54 Jalan Chow Thye, Georgetown, Penang Island 10050, Malaysia
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Ranked #49 of 425 Restaurants in Georgetown
Cuisines: European, French
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: A neighbourhood European wine bar and restaurant with a warm and welcoming ambiance
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74% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Hong Kong, China
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

intimate bar off the beaten track, nice decor, but only two white wine served by the glass - a little strange for a wine bar! Menu looked interesting, but didn't try.

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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I guess I was expecting al fresco at its best when I first heard the name of the place so we set up for a romantic dinner. The atmosphere was lacking, the placing of tables are just too weird for a nice dinner with wine..I don't know. The salmon dish that we ordered was not that great so it ended... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

We had dinner and a few drinks, overall the night was okay but not what I was hoping for. The pate lacked seasoning, the mushroom quiche was a bit too oily. However, the wine was good and the steak was well cooked. Not that important, but the interior was looking a little tired and could benefit with a 'face lift'.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Had a lovely bowl of mushroom soup and focaccia bread for a late lunch. It was cosy and cool in the restaurant. Friendly and helpful staffs.

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Shanghai, China
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Had a good evening with the family here and really enjoyed looking through the wine list. Some of the food was great, such as the pate and the apple flan desert - but other dishes were a tad disappointing such as deep fried Camembert which wasn't that warm nor that fresh tasting.

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Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We drop by for a chilling session. Ordered a cheese platter and warm apple filo pillow + a sweet wine (with recommendation from the staff). Delighted with the taste of warm apple filo pillow, absolutely perfect for a night out with drizzling weather out there. Price wise was reasonable too!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Nice presentation but no taste. Great wines if you get help to choose unless you know a LOT about wines your sefl.....

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I heard of a castrated Cockerell but this is the first time i tasted it and it was here !! Its superbly done and the portions were surprisingly generous I will be back !

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Penang Island, Malaysia
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Having read other reviews and looked at the pictures put on the internet, I was expecting a first class dining experience. Unfortunately I was disappointed. My entree was scallops; looked nice on the plate but was dry and tasteless. My main was John Dory which was moist but the nut coating could have been more subtle. Desert was the flourless... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Our time here was overall a good one. Waiting staff made our day. We were spoil for choices went it came to the wines. Food was beautiful served. One downfall apple pillow wasn't available which did upset us because it was an something which we so wanted to try after one of our friend claim its the best desert ever.it... More

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